Jaime Sainz, 50, lives in Clayton, North Carolina. He is currently battling colon cancer, which has spread to his liver, abdomen and lymph nodes. He is photographed at home playing with his baby daughter, Andrea.
“Being in the military for 26 years, I’m that gung ho, hard-core guy, like, ‘That’s not going to happen to me.’ Well, it just happened to me. I’m not going to sit over here and feel sorry for myself. Let’s do the treatment, and let’s see where this goes.”
Photographed: March 21, 2016